The recognition of professional qualifications by nationals of Member States of the European Union and the European Economic Area obeys the legal regime approved by the Law no 9/2009, 4 th march, as amended by Laws No. 41/2012, of 28th august, 25/2014, of 2nd may and 26/2017, of 30rd may, which transposed into the Portuguese legal order the Directive no 2005/36/CE, of the European Parliament and of the Council of 7 September 2005 on the recognition of professional qualifications, as amended by Directive 2013/55/UE of the European Parliament and of the Council of 20 November 2013.
In accordance with Article 2 of the ordinance no 81/2012, of 29 March, the ASF is the competent national authority for the recognition of professional qualifications of insurance intermediaries.
For more information, you can access the following useful links for the recognition of professional qualifications: Electronic one-stop-shop - https://eportugal.gov.pt/empresas/profissoes.aspx
European Commission - Database of regulated professions - https://ec.europa.eu/growth/tools-databases/regprof/index.cfm